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The Resource Women's issues in Alice Walker's The color purple, Claudia Durst Johnson, book editor

Women's issues in Alice Walker's The color purple, Claudia Durst Johnson, book editor

Label
Women's issues in Alice Walker's The color purple
Title
Women's issues in Alice Walker's The color purple
Statement of responsibility
Claudia Durst Johnson, book editor
Title variation
  • Alice Walker's The color purple
  • Color purple
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Summary
Presents a collection of essays on issues about women that are depicted in the novel and includes a short biography of the author
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
378253
Cataloging source
BT
Dewey number
813/.54
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • photographs
Index
index present
LC call number
PS3573.A425
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 10
  • 12
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1938-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Johnson, Claudia Durst
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Social issues in literature
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Walker, Alice
  • African American women in literature
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Women's issues in Alice Walker's The color purple, Claudia Durst Johnson, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 152-157) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Being deprived of a mother's bond
  • Charles L. Proudfit
  • The myth of the rape and silencing of Philomela informs The color purple
  • Martha J. Cutter
  • Walker revises traditional gender roles
  • Mae G. Henderson
  • Trading male literary traditions for female oral ones
  • Valerie Babb
  • Walker's relationship with the African American male
  • Philip M. Royster
  • Walker's childhood, education, and crusade for African American women
  • Folk art as a means to female survival
  • Keith E. Byerman
  • Male cruelty leads to positive changes
  • Henry O. Dixon
  • Centering on women but ignoring race and economics
  • bell hooks
  • The color purple is a disservice to black women
  • Trudier Harris
  • Women achieve social change through folk art
  • Anne Constable
  • Barbara T. Christian
  • Domestic violence retains cultural momentum worldwide
  • Sonya Weakley
  • Conflicting feminist ideologies among black woman
  • Patricia Hill Collins
  • A black celebrity decides to make her sexual orientation known
  • Ari Karpel
  • Alice Walker's childhood sense of betrayal
  • Evelyn C. White
  • Feeling like an outsider
  • Maria Lauret
  • From being dominated to taking charge
  • Donna Haisty Winchell
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
163 pages
Isbn
9780737752700
Lccn
2010034624
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, portrait, photographs
Label
Women's issues in Alice Walker's The color purple, Claudia Durst Johnson, book editor
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 152-157) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Being deprived of a mother's bond
  • Charles L. Proudfit
  • The myth of the rape and silencing of Philomela informs The color purple
  • Martha J. Cutter
  • Walker revises traditional gender roles
  • Mae G. Henderson
  • Trading male literary traditions for female oral ones
  • Valerie Babb
  • Walker's relationship with the African American male
  • Philip M. Royster
  • Walker's childhood, education, and crusade for African American women
  • Folk art as a means to female survival
  • Keith E. Byerman
  • Male cruelty leads to positive changes
  • Henry O. Dixon
  • Centering on women but ignoring race and economics
  • bell hooks
  • The color purple is a disservice to black women
  • Trudier Harris
  • Women achieve social change through folk art
  • Anne Constable
  • Barbara T. Christian
  • Domestic violence retains cultural momentum worldwide
  • Sonya Weakley
  • Conflicting feminist ideologies among black woman
  • Patricia Hill Collins
  • A black celebrity decides to make her sexual orientation known
  • Ari Karpel
  • Alice Walker's childhood sense of betrayal
  • Evelyn C. White
  • Feeling like an outsider
  • Maria Lauret
  • From being dominated to taking charge
  • Donna Haisty Winchell
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
163 pages
Isbn
9780737752700
Lccn
2010034624
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, portrait, photographs

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